Feast of the Purity of Our Lady


  • 3rd Sunday of October


Granted in 1751, at the request of King Joseph Manuel, to Portugal, Brazil and Algeria. It was conceded, with the rank of double major, to the Hermits of Saint Augustine (Augustinians), 7 August 1790.

MLA Citation

  • “Feast of the Purity of Our Lady”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 August 2013. Web. 22 March 2018. <>